12 March 2019
9 amazing ADVENTURE YACHTS FOR 2019
top charter yachts in remote destinations around the world
South East Asia
Cruise Cambodia's Mekong River and Vietnam onboard AQUA MEKONG, travelling up the river to Siem Reap and the Tonle Sap lake in high season, and further inland in low season. Explore river villages perched on stilts, go kayaking, cycle over green paddy fields, and visit Chinese wing tipped pagoda temples and remote Buddhist monasteries.
Explore the Peruvian Amazon in style and encounter incredible rainforests and extraordinary wildlife including Peruvian birds, Amazon River dolphins, taricaya turtles, manatee and three-toed sloth swinging from branches. The Aria Amazon has 4 private tenders and 16 suites.
Book ahead for next winter in the Indian Ocean and South-East Asia on eye-catching 69m yacht SALUZI. Discover the islands of Thailand and the Maldives by Hobie Cat hybrid and glass-bottom kayak and paddleboard, explore underwater on SeaBobs – SALUZI is a registered RYA training centre for personal watercraft. After a day of adventure on land and water, enjoy evenings onboard at the shuffle MahJong table and casino area, or hit eco golf balls from the deck driving range. The yacht also boasts an outdoor cinema and full Karaoke setup, wet & dry spa and sundeck with twin hot tubs.
Discover South America, the Panama Canal and the ABC Islands (Aruba, Bonaire and Curaçao) onboard MARCATO. Set to embark on a slow winding journey through South America en route to the Caribbean, this 43m vessel is a world cruising, custom built specialist expedition yacht with experience of cruising Patagonia and other remote destinations.
Arctic + Antarctic
A true go-anywhere ice-class yacht, HANSE EXPLORER is available in the Arctic including Svalbard, Norway, Iceland, Greenland and Canada from April-September 2019, and in the Antarctic Peninsula from December 2019 to March 2020. Exploration-ready onboard features include a dive compressor and dive gear, Finnish sauna and spacious bow viewing area.
See the best of South-East Asia onboard traditional Indonesian-built sailing yacht LAMIMA, featuring an outdoor massage deck, shaded al fresco dining spaces and full-beam master suite. Guests can dive and snorkel with Padi instructors to discover the underwater world around the extraordinary regions of Raja Ampat, Komodo and Bali. During the Easter holidays, bookings of one week or more include FREE business class flights from Denpassar to Labuan Bajo.
With 1,000sqm of guest space accommodating 16 guests, KUDANIL features a jacuzzi, spa, libary lounge, plentiful indoor/outdoor dining areas and toys including dive gear and transparent kayaks. Explore Komodo, Sumba, the Spice Islands, Papua and Raja Ampat.
Launched in 2018, SEAREX is one of the few luxury yachts available in the Maldives. This destination is ideal for diving, and the yacht features an 19.8m dive boat with dive gear, as well as a swim platform for launch. Onboard, enjoy a flybridge jacuzzi, massage room and entertainment centre.